E3 Consulting warns ‘cut the red tape’ on tax

Too complicated – that is the warning from specialists E3 Consulting about the UK’s tax system. As the country’s six million businesses chart their recovery from the Covid pandemic, property tax specialists E3 has urged the government to cut the red rape. The plea comes as HM Treasury announces its first review of the Office for Tax Simplification, which was … Read More

Clive Emson logs on to March with 105 lots

A large private residence in Kent is likely to be of interest to buyers in Clive Emson’s second auction of 2021. There are more than 100 lots across the south and in to London and Essex.

Property tax specialist urges Budget rethink

A Southampton-based property tax specialist has urged Chancellor Rishi Sunak to rethink his ‘grossly unfair’ super-deduction giveaway announced in the Budget. The £25bn measure was hailed as the ‘biggest business tax cut in modern history’ – allowing companies to reduce their tax bill when they invest in their business by 130 per cent of the cost. But the flagship policy … Read More

Award-winning Myddelton & Major on Cloud 9

Expanding property consultancy Myddelton & Major has won a prestigious award for the ninth year in a row. The Salisbury-based firm covering the central southern region has once again won the title of Most Active Agency in Wiltshire. Myddelton & Major Partner Dean Speer was named the individual dealmaker who completed the most transactions. Estates Gazette, the weekly and online … Read More

Remember, remember, online auction bidding 4th of November

One of the top five property auctioneers in the UK has 122 online lots for its November sale across southern England. Clive Emson’s lots include an instruction from Prince Charles’ The Duchy of Cornwall estate and is the firm’s penultimate auction of eight this year.

Shires calling

A spike in Londoners looking to buy properties outside the capital is fuelling interest in the shires, and boosting prices. Upmarket residential property specialists Fine & Country is seeing a sustained trend of Londoners looking to relocate or buy a second home.

Darling e-bids of May

Britain’s largest independent regional land and property auctioneers is holding its biggest online auction to date in response to the pandemic lockdown.
Clive Emson has 64 lots, covering southern England, the West Midlands and South Wales, with the online sale on Wednesday, 6 May.

Fort follies all at sea

Three historic forts built in the Solent in the 1860s are being sold by entrepreneur Mike Clare who founded Dreams, the bed company.

Tower auction hits heights as Emson hits £20m

A disused water tower near Stevenage was one of the highlights of the Clive Emson Land and Property Auctioneers’ biggest sale of the year when it was the subject of a saleroom bidding war. The concrete Aston Water Tower at Aston went under the gavel for a sky-high £190,000 at the September auction after sustained competition from bidders who saw … Read More